Julian Zschocke

M.A. – PhD candidate – researcher

Research interests

  • Crisis
  • Social Media Geography
  • Film Geography
  • Game Geography




2020 Researcher at the Institue of Geography, Mainz

2018 – 2020 Content Designer at Sidenstein Medien GmbH

2015 – 2018 Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz. Master of Arts in "Humangeographie: Globalisierung, Medien und Kultur".

2017 Member of the Geomedialab at Concordia University, Montréal. Head of Geomedialab: Sebastién Caquard.

2016 Fieldtrip to Los Angeles, USA. Research: „A star made of bricks: On Location Filmmaking at the Nate Starkman Building –Interdependencies between cinema, place and incorporative tasks” (with Martin Konrath)

2014 – 2015 East Africa Trip (Uganda, Ruanda & Tanzania)

2014 – 2018 Scholarship at Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes e.V.

2011 – 2014 Philipps Universität Marburg. Bachelor of Arts in "Medienwissenschaften".


Zschocke, J. (2022): Towards a multimethod approach for film geography: a case study of Los Angeles’ Nate Starkman Building. GeoJournal (2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10708-022-10660-1

Zschocke, J. (2015): New Super Retro Mario Bros. In: Letourneur A., M. Mosel, T. Raupach (Hrsg.) (2015): Retro-Games und Retro-Gaming. Glückstadt.